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Mobile Homes in Other Countries

Mobile home, with or without the hyphen, is used in many European campgrounds to refer to fixed caravans, purpose-built cabins, and even large tents, which are rented by the week or even year-round as cheap accommodation, similar to the US concept of a trailer park. Like many US loanwords, this term is not used widely in Britain.

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Mobile Homes in Other Countries - Israel
... In 2005, prefabricated homes, named caravillas (Hebrew קרווילה‎), a portmanteau of the words caravan, and villa, were set up to house the Jewish families evicted from their homes in Gush Katif in the Gaza ... Israeli concept of a villa, or single-family home ...

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